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17 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

Mariners beat Adelaide 1-0 in elimination final

The Mariners will play Western Sydney Wanderers next Saturday in Sydney. Melbourne Victory, who beat Sydney FC 2-1 Friday, plays first-place Brisbane next Sunday in the Queensland state capital, with the winners to play in the Australian grand final on May 4. Before Saturday's match, there was a minute of silence observed for 20-year-old Australia ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Cashing in on Catherine's dresses

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, may be worth $2 billion to the UK fashion retail industry according to consumer analysts Mintel, but the "Replikate" phenomenon is lining the pockets of many enterprising eBay users around the world.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Warrnambool Standard

Warrnambool cyclist, 48, hurt in Queensland crash

A 48-year-old cyclist from Warrnambool was hit by a truck on Queensland's Sunshine Coast on Thursday morning.

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ABC News

Royal visit: Prince William and Catherine head to Queensland after visit to Easter show

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will spend Easter Saturday in Brisbane on day four of their first official Australian tour.

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Townsville Bulletin

Yabulu dams a worry: Powell

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection Andrew Powell in front of Clive Palmers Queensland Nickel, with Townsville MP John Hathaway and Thuringowa MP Sam Cox.

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NEWS.com.au

Gen Y career killer revealed

A YOUNG Childers girl has exposed the sugar town's underbelly and prejudices, after the rumour mill went into overdrive following her abduction.

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NEWS.com.au

Teen escapes deadly avalanche

A QUEENSLAND teenager was lucky to avoid an avalanche on the slopes of Mt Everest which killed six people, after being in the same area just hours earlier.

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Channelnewsasia.com

MH370 search estimated to be US$100m, the costliest ever

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is set to be the most expensive in aviation history, analysts say, as efforts to find the aircraft deep in the Indian Ocean show no signs of slowing.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Townsville Bulletin

Island opens to first tourists

Palm Island Open Day. Michelle Andersen of West End learns some painting skills from Jessica Fraser.

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The Huffington Post

Cat Attacks Family, Sends 3 To Hospital

Three members of a Roseville, Calif., family were taken to an area hospital Tuesday night after their pet cat -- named Khat -- became suddenly aggressive and attacked them.

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NEWS.com.au

Choc'n'roll: Your guide to Easter

HOTTEST royal, sweetest egg, freshest seafood - it's the Easter long weekend and here's our ultimate guide to what's hot in Brisbane.

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NEWS.com.au

'The nights were the worst'

World War I pilot Lieutenant Lyell Keith Swann as a young man in 1918. Picture: The Swann Diaries by Eldon RG Bryant IN the school library of Adelaide's Prince Alfred College can be found some of the state's most treasured WWI documents.

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Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Council enlists poo-sniffing dog in fight to save koalas

A highly specialised detection dog trained to sniff out koala droppings is on the case in Logan, south of Brisbane, Australia, in a bid to boost protection for the vulnerable species.

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International Business Times

Former Cyclone Ita Brings Severe Weather to New Zealand; Floods and Power Cuts Hit Auckland

What remains of the former cyclone Ita has left New Zealand's Auckland flooded due to strong winds and torrential rain.

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West Australian

Personalities on the plate

The robust flavours and larger-than-life characters of the Big Apple gave Dan and Steph Mulheron the final inspiration they needed to follow their food dream.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Age

Triguboff ponders $3b China offer

Australians "would be silly to be afraid of the Chinese": Harry Triguboff says Chinese investment should be welcomed.

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ABC News

Queensland rail network under repair after Cyclone Ita

Queensland Rail says there is significant damage in the state's north after Cyclone Ita, with parts of the east coast network likely to stay closed until at least Sunday.

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BroadwayWorld.com

G V Chillingsworth Releases 'Moonshaker'

In G V Chillingsworth's thrilling science fiction novel " Moonshaker " , which is getting a revived marketing push, scientists must rush to save the Earth when the moon is shoved out of its orbit by a meteor strike .

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New Scientist

Future Nokia phones could send quantum-coded texts

Quantum cryptography could be the star feature of your next cellphone. The first pocket-sized quantum encryption device has been created in collaboration with the Finnish phone-maker Nokia, and could let you send completely secure messages although you will need to plug it into a quantum phone booth to do so.

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ABC News

Queensland landholders claim secrecy over experimental coal gasification plant

Landholders on Queensland's Darling Downs say they are being kept in the dark about the nature of serious environmental harm allegedly caused by an experimental coal gasification plant.

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